The Burglar’s Christmas (pack of 10)

Pack of 10 Christmas Card Classics

Willa Cather

Paperback with flaps • Hand-bound on archival-grade (FSC certified) papers

10 books (and envelopes) of 32pp

ISBN: 9781913724375




This year, instead of a Christmas card, why not send a book? 25% of the RRP goes to Three Peas.

First published in 1896, The Burglar’s Christmas is a short story by the great American writer Willa Cather. Set in Chicago on a cold Christmas Eve, the down-and-out Crawford learns the value of forgiveness.

In a nutshell, Three Peas is a small charity supporting people who have had to flee war and/or persecution and who are seeking refuge and/or asylum in Europe. They are mostly active in Greece. They financially support a housing programme on Lesvos, a community centre in Sindos near Thessaloniki, a sports centre in Athens and NGOs’ emergency interventions in Thessaloniki, Lesvos and Samos. As well as the above they regularly support food and medical care providers.

Willa Cather

Willa Cather (1873–1947) was an American writer, best known for her novels depicting frontier life, including O Pioneers!, The Song of the Lark and My Ántonia. She was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1923 for her World War One novel One of Ours.